Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Course Selection Meetings

Students in grades 9, 10 and 11 met with their respective Guidance Counselor on 2/13/18. The 2018/2019 Program of Studies was discussed. Please feel free to take a look at the Program of Studies Presentation that was presented to students.

Please be aware of the full timeline for the course selection process.
  • Feb 13th - Course Planning meetings
  • Feb 13th – March 3rd  (after vacation)
  Teachers discuss class options & enter
     recommendations into Aspen
  • March 8th - Long period/ assembly
 How to input your course requests in Aspen
  • March 9th – March 14th
        Counselors in lower library during study halls
 Students can input course requests
  • March 26th - Receive verification of requests in HR
  • April 2nd - Deadline for final changes

Students should use the next several weeks to have discussions with their Guidance Counselor, parents and teachers to make the best decision possible for next school year.

Course Selection Process Breakfast

The BHS Guidance Department cordially invites parents to join us for the next  Guidance Breakfast.  The topic will be about the "Course Selection Process". The breakfast will be held in the BHS Guidance College and Career Center at 8:30AM on Wednesday March 1, 2017. Please RSVP by calling 781-270-1780. We look forward to seeing you!

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Junior College Planning Night

Due to the cancellation of school Junior College Planing Night will be held on Wednesday February 15th at 6:30.

Junior parents and students are reminded that "Junior College Planning Night” will be held Thursday, February 9, 2017 (snow date will be Wednesday February 15th at 6:30). The evening will commence at 6:30 PM in the Burlington High School Auditorium. Members of the Guidance Department will cover a variety of topics in regard to academic and college planning. This presentation is geared specifically for junior students and parents. If you cannot make the event it will be televised on BCAT. The times will be posted at a later date.

For parents of Freshmen and Sophomores, the BHS Guidance Department  will host Freshman/Sophomore Academic Planning Night on March 9th at 6:30.